Category Archives: Exhibitions & Films

ASI – film reviews

The Animal and Society Institute are pleased to announce a new resource on the ASI website: film reviews by Dr. Pete Porter, Professor and Chair of Theatre and Film at Eastern Washington University. The first three reviews can be found here: Unlocking … Continue reading

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Human/Animal/Artist: Art Inspired by Animals

Human/Animal/Artist: Art Inspired by Animals opens 20 November 2016 – 19 February 2017, McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery.    It includes international and local sculptors, painters, photographers, video installation and performance artists, and musicians:  Lauren Berkowitz, Catherine Chalmers (USA), Catherine Clover, Joe Japananka James, Nicholas … Continue reading

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Animaladies Exhibition – Catalogue & Postcards available

The Animaladies Catalogue is available here. Following on from the showing of Duck Lake Redux, 2016 at Animaladies –  The Duck Lake Project is now online – focusing on AASA Member Yvette Watt’s project to intervene in the duck shooting … Continue reading

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ANIMALADIES EXHIBITION – 2016

The ANIMALADIES exhibition and postcard project brings together a total of 24 artists, some of whom work collaboratively, including Prince the pony. The exhibition was developed in conjunction with the conference of the same name at the University of Sydney … Continue reading

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Animaladies Exhibition – sneak preview

Works to be exhibited at ANIMALADIES exhibition and postcard project, Interlude Gallery, Glebe, 11 – 22 July 2016. Andre Brodyk Autopoietic Blur (2016). Microscopy image of living transgenic E.coli Acknowledgement: Dr Ian Grainge UoN Australian pioneer in bioart, Andre works with scientists … Continue reading

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ANIMALADIES Exhibition sneak preview

A sneak peak at one of the works to be exhibited at ANIMALADIES exhibition and postcard project, Interlude Gallery, Glebe, 11 – 22 July 2016. Michele Elliot there dear (1837) (2016) Hand and machine embroidery, tea-dyed cotton, 15 x 20cm … Continue reading

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ZOOSCOPE: Animals in film archive

ZooScope is an encyclopaedia of animals on film. Each article includes information and analysis about the presence and meaning of animals in a film. ZooScope welcomes the submissions of articles via this website. Continue reading

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Dead Animals, or the curious occurrence of taxidermy in contemporary art

January 23, 2016 – March 27, 2016, David Winton Bell Gallery, Rhode Island, USA

At a time when natural history museums are moving away from taxidermy, there has been a resurgence of interest in popular culture—in Internet blogs and image collections, in fashion, home décor, and advertising—as well as in art practice. The exhibition is organized around four prevalent themes that draw particular strength from taxidermy—in which the fact that the animal is real and dead imparts meaning. Continue reading

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The Art of the Animal: Fourteen Women Artists Explore “The Sexual Politics of Meat”

The Art of the Animal explores contemporary women artists’ engagement with how women and animals are depicted and treated. Continue reading

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Environmental Film Festival Melbourne

5-13 September 2015
A selection of new films traversing the relationship between humans and their environments Continue reading

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